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  1. Like its protagonist, "The Age of Adaline" is beautiful but inertRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    Finally: a movie that digs into the grand woe and emotional strife of being forever doomed to look like Blake Lively and with the comfortably glamorous lifestyle and collection of clothes hanging in the closet to match. Yes, at first blush, the romance drama "The Age of Adaline" is plenty ridiculous, and that's before the movie starts elaborating on the resurrecting powers of California snow and electricity oxygenizing human telomeres that does something, I don't know.

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  2. UK weather: Bank Holiday blues as holidaymakers leave Britain's...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Thick cloud has spoilt the extended weekend for many holiday makers who have quit resorts early and jammed up roads. Forecasters are now warning of an inch of rain and 50mph gales will hit this half-term, with no sign of summer until July.

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  3. J&K health minister assures better healthcare facilities for Amarnath pilgrimsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Health and Medical Education Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Chowdhary Lal Singh, visited hospitals to check if special arrangements have been made for better medicare for devotees of annual Amarnath Yatra.

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  4. Woman cleared of cutting former partner's PENIS with scissorsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Helen Smith appeared at Dunfermline Sheriff Court charged with grabbing former partner Stuart Cooper's penis before snipping it on August 26 last year. In a shock twist, the 48-year-old was found not guilty after the Crown failed to make their main witness, Mr Cooper, appear.

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  5. In pics Heat wave sweeps India scorching sun makes it a brutal MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Searing winds continued sweeping India's northern plains on Monday as the country reeled under a brutal heat wave that has claimed over 500 lives in the past week with no signs of relenting in the next few days. Here's how India spent a scorching Monday.

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  6. South African rhino survives horrific attack by poachersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Poachers in South Africa had darted the rhino with a tranquilizer and hacked off its horns while it was sedated, leaving the animal with a horrific wound covering much of her face. A couple of days later, staff on a wildlife reserve found the grievously injured rhino - alive.

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  7. Taliban-ISIS clashes leave 27 dead in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times of India

    KABUL: Ongoing clashes between Taliban and Islamic State jihadists in western Afghanistan have left at least 27 insurgents dead and 20 other people injured, officials told Efe news agency on Monday. Afghan military spokesman Mohamad Hanif Rezaey specified that 15 ISIS jihadists and 12 from the Taliban were killed in fighting on Sunday afternoon in three areas within Farah province's Khak-e-Safid district.

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  8. Iran will need to spend most of any post-sanctions windfall at homeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    Iranians will demand their government spend a windfall from the lifting of economic sanctions on improving the quality of life at home, limiting the degree to which a future nuclear deal could fund Tehran's allies on Middle East battlefields. Since 2012, Iran has given support worth billions of dollars to regional allies, funding and arming mainly fellow Shi'ite Muslims in conflicts that have taken on a sectarian dimension.

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  9. California looks Down Under for drought adviceRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    California has turned to the world's driest inhabited continent for solutions to its longest and sharpest drought on record. Australia, the land poet Dorothea Mackellar dubbed "a sunburnt country," suffered a torturous drought from the late 1990s through 2012.

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  10. Jobs fear fails to sway submarine swing seatRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AUSTRALIA will push the Japanese Government for total technology transfer and full ownership of intellectual property - regardless of where the navy's future submarines are built. MATHS and science could become compulsory subjects for Year 12 students, under a controversial proposal to be put to state Education Ministers this week.

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  11. Agriya launches the next-generation freelance bidding script for website and iPhone appRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 25, 2015 - CHENNAI, India -- In keeping with the growing demand for a freelance bidding platform from entrepreneurs, Agriya, the leading web development company, has released the freelancer clone script, known as "Freelance Bidding". It assists entrepreneurs to build an innovative freelance bidding website or an iPhone app in just a span of 48 hours and is loaded with a wide range of features for the next-generation entrepreneurs.

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  12. Tunisian soldier shot dead after killing seven in army baseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Tunisian anti-terrorism brigade officers lead their dogs after a shooting at the Bouchoucha military base in Tunis. A Tunisian soldier opened fire at a military base in the capital on Monday, killing seven colleagues and wounding 10 others before being shot dead himself, according to the army which said the shooter had "family problems".

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  13. Kenya: Garden City Mall Opens ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Garden City Mall will open on May 28 as phase one of the eagerly anticipated 32-acre mixed-use project on Thika Highway nears completion. Once complete, the first phase of the mall will consist of 33,000 square metres of retail space including 120 local and international brands spread across three levels, with the first floor anchored by Game, the flagship store in Kenya for this retail giant which is part of the Walmart Group, alongside Nakumatt Supermarket, Tile & Carpet, and Victoria Courts.

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  14. Iraqi forces routinely leave U.S. supplied weapons on battlefield for Islamic StateRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    The Islamic State group's takeover of the Iraqi provincial capital Ramadi has prompted criticism from Defense Secretary Ash Carter and raised new questions about the Obama administration's strategy to defeat the extremist group. The Islamic State group, which had already seized a strategically important swath of the Middle East, seized Ramadi in central Iraq a week ago.

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  15. Rights groups attack Myanmar child birth restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Human rights groups have attacked a controversial new law in Myanmar that will force some women to have children at least three year apart. Khin Lay of the Yangon-based Triangle Women Support Group criticised the move on Monday, saying it would exclusively target the country's minority Muslim population.

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  16. Bid to force RCT Council to think again over home to school transport ...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Last week, Rhondda Cynon Taf council 's cabinet members unanimously agreed to send the proposals out to consultation, despite opposition from all eight church schools in RCT displayed in a letter by Father Robert Davies, of Aberdare . The letter said the proposal could lead to RCT's church schools becoming "elitist institutions only the wealthy will be able to afford," and labelled the plans for September 2016 "unjust, unfair and detrimental."

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  17. Pakistan to train 15 Afghan doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Nation

    Kabul: As many as 15 Afghan doctors of eastern Nangarhar's National Kidney Hospital have been sent to Pakistan for training. The National Kidney Hospital was established in 2014 at a cost of USD 4mn with financial support from Pakistan.

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  18. 11 killed in bus-tempo collision on Mumbai-Ahmedabad highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times of India

    At least eleven people were killed and 15 others were injured after a bus and a tempo collided on NH8 in Palghar district of Maharashtra.

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  19. The movies that will keep buzzing after CannesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KAUZ

    Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success. That he achieved, winning a Nobel Prize... Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success.

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  20. Alexander Zorniger signs 3-year coaching contract with Stuttgart, Huub Stevens leavesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Zorninger worked briefly as an assistant at Stuttgart in 2009 for his only Bundesliga experience. He was in charge of second-division RB Leipzig from 2012 until his dismissal in February.

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